external hdd not working Tags: Format TV Computers Storage External Hard Drive Chkdsk Last response: May 30, 2013 12:01 AM in Storage Share sleepy666 May 28, 2013 6:23:36 PM my external hdd works on tv but doesnt come up on computer it asks to format help plz tried chkdsk but doesnt complete More about : external hdd working X79 a b G Storage May 29, 2013 6:12:42 AM A new HDD needs to be formatted in order to work mate. Taylor7832hu May 30, 2013 12:01:44 AM I must be the problem of incompatible drive file system. Try to format this drive into the file system that computer supports, such as NTFS. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUSB 3.0 External HDD stops working after a few minutes. Forum SolvedExternal HDD Suddenly Not Working Forum SolvedSilly question about if my old external HDD, will die sooner or later? 6 years and working Forum SolvedMy external WD HDD 3.0 USB isn't working. Forum External HDD of Toshiba 500GB not working Forum External HDD not working HELP! Forum HDD external enclosure, disk management not working Forum external hdd not working after using in an old xp comp Forum External HDD not recognized in only one computer with unsuccessful driver installation, despite working previously. Forum My External hdd is not working Forum SolvedBrand new HDD + external Enclosure not working Forum External portable HDD not working? Forum external hdd to new pc not working via usb Forum External HDD of Toshiba 500GB not working Forum HDD in sata external case is not working in windows8 Forum External HDD not working after plugging it in a Mac Forum my external hdd is not working Forum Toshiba external usb HDD not working Forum My "Buffalo HD-PNTU3" External HDD has stopped working Forum External HDD not recognised in M$ but working in Linux Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !